May 16 2022
Whole cottonseed is a valuable dietary supplement for ruminants because of the balanced combination of fat, protein, and fiber
May 16 2022
This year’s Cow Judging Contest carried on a tradition in a fun and competitive way
May 13 2022
With the heat comes the flies, and our farm uses several methods to keep these pests off our cows
May 12 2022
We are very thankful for the working relationships and friendships we have established with our country neighbors
May 10 2022
We look for the sweet spot, but extremes in prices and weather swing dairy farms up and down
May 9 2022
Dakin Dairy has been supplying milk and cheese to the state of Florida since 1973, where its products have made their way into more than 700,000 kitchens
May 9 2022
An original piece of art and a quote by W.D. Hoard commemorate the hardworking dairy cow
May 6 2022
The Wisconsin Farm Discovery Center was the site of a graduation celebration for the dairy management program at Lakeshore Technical College
May 5 2022
These creatures reflect the changing of the seasons on our farm
May 4 2022
Farmers have just as much responsibility, if not more, to make sure everyone arrives home safely
May 3 2022
I logged in to Facebook today on my laptop and found a ton of notifications. After a few clicks, I saw photos of our family farm being demolished
May 2 2022
When in-person youth events were canceled, a new youth dairy competition called the North American Dairy Educational Experience was developed
May 2 2022
Heat stress is complex and multifaceted. Beyond reductions in milk yield, growth, impaired reproduction, and increased culling, heat stress causes physiological and endocrinological changes
April 29 2022
Animals can get themselves into tricky situations that require fast thinking and careful maneuvering to remedy
April 28 2022
Consumer expectations and farmer responses to whether cows should have pasture access may vary, and in between there is a lot to think about
April 26 2022
A farming legacy is honorable and desirable but not without challenges
April 25 2022
I watched my first state dairy bowl contest in 1982 – just two years after the contest debuted on the national level. I was instantly engaged
April 25 2022
Alfalfa is a homegrown forage that can provide high-quality fiber, high protein content and good yields. First-crop alfalfa sets the pace for the rest of the season
April 22 2022
Check up on yourself and those around you as the bleakness of winter is slow to move on
April 21 2022
Our busiest time of year is just kicking off